Laurie has an abundance of experience as an entrepreneur in art, business, design and therapeutic space planning.
Professional Title: Senior Lecturer
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Expressive Arts Program Coordinator for The Children’s Room, A Bereavement Center for Children, Teens and Families in Arlington, Massachusetts
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: Principles of Art Therapy
Education: MA in Expressive Art Therapies, Lesley University
Laurie’s focus is on experiential learning. Her philosophy is based on working from “inside-out”… As students build safety in the classroom relationship, they can then begin to discover and explore their inherent creative symbolic language. Theories of therapeutic art emerge in their personal process of “doing” the work.
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Credit Toward Graduate Education - Lesley Dividend
Foreign Language Studies
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Oxford Street Players Theatre Group
The Child Homelessness Initiative
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